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Archive for September 14th, 2010

Batch file trickery: finding the first file from a list in a certain directory

Posted by jpluimers on 2010/09/14

Using the Windows command shell, I recently needed a batch file that operated on the first occurrence of a file in a certain directory, where the filename was dynamically obtained from a list.

Wait: that sounds too complex; lets make this clear with an example. Read the rest of this entry »

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